Tough Man Dopplebock | Lumber Barons Brewery

Your Rating: None
Want it   Got it 
13 Ratings

Brewed by:
Lumber Barons Brewery
Michigan, United States

Style: Doppelbock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerBeing on 03-04-2007

Bros Score:
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 13 |  Reviews: 3
Reviews by LilBeerDoctor:
Photo of LilBeerDoctor
3.18/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Reviewed on 6/30/2010. On tap at the brewpub. Pours a clear red/amber with a small white head. Aroma of sweet fruits (almost juice-like with all the sweetness) and sweet malt. Flavor of sweet malt and still fruity. The texture isn't juice like but the taste was. Ok overall.

 274 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of LXIXME
3.06/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of Dustin_A_Stoutdrinker
3.75/5  rDev +18.3%

Photo of Lone_Freighter
3.75/5  rDev +18.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

The appearance was a mostly dark brown color with a thick finger’s worth of white foamy head that dissipated at a good pace. Slight lace. The aroma blended some dark and milk chocolate smoothly into a light lager breadiness. Ever so slightly grassy hops at the end. The flavor leads with a sweet lager smoothness and ends up with just a touch of roast as it warms. Aftertaste wraps together the lager yeasty/breadiness on in with a malty finish. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with a fair sessionability about it. Good carbonation. ABV felt as projected by the brewer. Overall, nicely done doppelbock as I would have this again if I could get it.

 681 characters

Photo of Coho11
3.5/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of StoutHunter
2/5  rDev -36.9%

Photo of Zaphog
3.25/5  rDev +2.5%

Photo of BrewtalHonesty
3/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of jmich24
2.75/5  rDev -13.2%

Photo of Morakaton
3.25/5  rDev +2.5%

Photo of Gtg642
3/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of iRyan77
3.27/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4.5

Had this one on tap at a bar just down the street from the brewery, smell of biscuity malts, color a classic amber, tastes of german malts little to no hop presence, abv quite high for the drinkability, and as such it makes a good session beer, if you don't mind partying a little hard. Overall an average sample, but one I'd order again.

 338 characters

Photo of BlissJunkie
3.5/5  rDev +10.4%

Tough Man Dopplebock from Lumber Barons Brewery
Beer rating: 3.17 out of 5 with 13 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.